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small bikes

Posted by bookjunky4life 5 Central IL (My Page) on
Mon, Apr 15, 13 at 14:17

I have two toddler bikes that I saved from the family dumpster. I want to paint them vibrant colors and use as garden decor. How can I remove the stickers and how do I prep and paint?


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RE: small bikes

I would use either alcohol thinner or lighter fluid or the like to remove the stickers. Then, I'd lightly sand and spray paint them whatever color you like.

They should be cute in the garden!


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RE: small bikes

A heat gun might work too - I use that on a lot of stickers - it just warms up the glue and they peel right off - then I use goo-gone to get rid of any sticker residue.


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I have denatured alcohol. Would that work?


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I have denatured alcohol. Would that work?


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Try spraying the stickers with WD40 and let soak for a few minutes. They should peel right off.


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I'm lazy. I'd paint right over them.


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